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Red Hat OpenShift: CVE-2013-4136: rubygem-passenger: insecure temporary directory usage due to reuse of existing server instance directories

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Red Hat OpenShift: CVE-2013-4136: rubygem-passenger: insecure temporary directory usage due to reuse of existing server instance directories

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/30/2013
Created
10/09/2019
Added
10/08/2019
Modified
10/08/2019

Description

ext/common/ServerInstanceDir.h in Phusion Passenger gem before 4.0.6 for Ruby allows local users to gain privileges or possibly change the ownership of arbitrary directories via a symlink attack on a directory with a predictable name in /tmp/.

Solution(s)

  • linuxrpm-upgrade-ruby193-rubygem-passenger
  • linuxrpm-upgrade-rubygem-passenger

References

  • linuxrpm-upgrade-ruby193-rubygem-passenger
  • linuxrpm-upgrade-rubygem-passenger

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